Contact MHIRT


Questions regarding the MHIRT Research Internship Program or the Minority Health and Health Disparities International Research and Training grant can be submitted through the form below.

MHIRT staff are also available to speak to groups, clubs, and classes upon request. For more information, please contact Marek Mikulski at or 319-384-4296.

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Meet the MHIRT Team

portrait of Rima Afifi

Name: Rima Afifi
Title(s): Professor , Director of Graduate Studies, Director, Prevention Research Center for Rural Health
Department: Community and Behavioral Health
Office: N422 CPHB
Phone: (319) 384-1476

A portrait of Kelly Baker, professor in the Department of Occupational and Environmental Health at the University of Iowa College of Public Health.

Name: Kelly Baker
Title(s): Assistant Professor
Department: Occupational and Environmental Health
Office: S316 CPHB
Phone: (319) 384-4008

Name: Marek Mikulski
Title(s): Assistant Research Scientist
Department: Occupational and Environmental Health
Office: 2213 WL
Phone: (319) 384-4296

College of Public Health Global Public Health Coordinator Sophie Switzer.

Name: Sophie Switzer
Title(s): Assistant Director, Engaged Learning and Career Preparation
Department: Student Services
Office: N178 CPHB
Phone: 319-384-4136

Name: Jill Welch
Title(s): Research Support Specialist
Department: Occupational and Environmental Health
Office: 2214 WL
Phone: (319) 335-8494

Questions or comments? Contact Sophie Switzer. This page was last reviewed on October 14, 2019.